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Jangle pop artists list, with photos, ranked best to worst by votes. List of good jangle pop bands includes a filter so you can sort by the groups’s label and what albums they've put out. This list of the top jangle pop bands in the world includes all musicians who have released recordings that have gotten distribution, and is an up-to-date list. Jangle pop groups and artists are shown below along with any additional genres in which their music belongs. If available, you can also see information about where all jangle pop bands on this list got started. These are truly the greatest jangle pop bands of all time, since the most famous jangle pop artists ever are listed, and the order is decided by actual fans of the best jangle pop music.

You can click on the jangle pop band names to see more information about that particular notable jangle pop group. If they're near the top of the best jangle pop artist list, though, then they should have at least some information available. All the top jangle pop bands named on the list also have discographies on their pages if you click on the jangle pop band names themselves.

List contains artists like R.E.M. and The Replacements. Vote for your favorites to get them to rise to the top. Make sure to give artists you like (The Byrds and Hootie & the Blowfish, for example) votes.

All important, significant and iconic names in jangle pop music history deserve your votes, so make sure to choose wisely. You can only vote once on this list.

The list includes all new jangle pop bands, and if there are any missing on the list, you can always add them yourself. Just make sure they aren't already on the list and check your spelling, because this is already an accurate compilation of the best examples of jangle pop, as well as a good place to start if you're asking yourself, or friends, exactly how to get into jangle pop music. Especially since the bands at the top of the list will at the very least be the best choices if you're looking for a list of good jangle pop bands with which to start out. No point in listening to them if they aren't actually good or even half-way decent jangle pop bands.

This list answers the questions "who are the best jangle pop bands of all time?" and "who is the greatest jangle pop musician ever?"

If you know enough about the genre, please vote based on the quality of the band's music instead of just voting for the most popular jangle pop bands that you might've heard of, but not really listened to closely enough to cast an informed vote.

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The Smiths is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Smiths Jangle pop, Indie pop, Alternative rock

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R.E.M. is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
R.E.M. Jangle pop, Alternative rock, College rock

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The Go-Betweens is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Go-Betweens Jangle pop, New Wave, Indie rock

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The Feelies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Feelies New Wave, Rock music, College rock

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The Ocean Blue is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Ocean Blue Jangle pop, Indie pop, New Wave

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Gin Blossoms is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Gin Blossoms Jangle pop, Pop punk, Pop music

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Teenage Fanclub is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Teenage Fanclub Jangle pop, Indie pop, Shoegazing

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The Replacements is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Replacements Jangle pop, Pop punk, Heartland rock

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Guadalcanal Diary is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Guadalcanal Diary Jangle pop, Pop music

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The Smithereens is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Smithereens Jangle pop, Rock music, Pop rock

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Pylon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Pylon Jangle pop, New Wave, Rock music

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Sloan is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Sloan Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rock music

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Let's Active is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Let's Active Jangle pop, New Wave, Pop music

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Miracle Legion is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Miracle Legion Jangle pop, Rock music, Alternative rock

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The dB's is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The dB's Jangle pop, Power pop

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The Connells is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Connells Jangle pop, Rock music, Power pop

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Big Dipper is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Big Dipper Jangle pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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Trashcan Sinatras is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Trashcan Sinatras Indie pop, Pop music, Alternative rock

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Debate Team is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Debate Team Jangle pop, Indie pop, Power pop

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Hurrah is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Hurrah Jangle pop

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The Primitives is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Primitives Jangle pop, Indie pop, Indie rock

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Cracker is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Cracker Post-grunge, Alternative rock, Alternative country

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Absolute Grey is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Absolute Grey Jangle pop, Alternative rock

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Green on Red is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Green on Red Jangle pop, Rock music, Country rock

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Polaris is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Polaris Jangle pop, Alternative rock, Indie rock

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The Rembrandts is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Rembrandts Jangle pop, Adult album alternative, Pop music

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Edie Brickell & New Bohemians is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Edie Brickell & New Bohemians Jangle pop, Blues-rock, Folk rock

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Girls is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Girls Jangle pop, Indie pop, Shoegazing

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The Hummingbirds is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Hummingbirds Jangle pop, Indie pop

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Robyn Hitchcock is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Robyn Hitchcock Jangle pop, Psychedelic folk, Alternative rock

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Ghosty is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Ghosty Jangle pop, Indie rock

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Katydids is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Katydids Jangle pop, Alternative rock, College rock

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Nikki Sudden & the Jacobites is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Nikki Sudden & the Jacobites Jangle pop, Indie pop, Alternative rock

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The Fountains is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Fountains Jangle pop, Rock music, Power pop

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Guster is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Guster Jangle pop, Rock music, Alternative rock

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Les Fradkin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Les Fradkin Jangle pop, Rock music, Instrumental rock

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School of Fish is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
School of Fish Jangle pop, Alternative rock

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The Shaky Hands is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Shaky Hands Jangle pop, Folk rock, Alternative rock

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The Serenes is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Serenes Jangle pop, Alternative rock

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The Apartments is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Apartments Jangle pop, Indie rock, Baroque pop

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The Bluetones is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Bluetones Jangle pop, Indie pop, Rock music

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The Lucksmiths is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Lucksmiths Jangle pop, Indie pop, Indie rock

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The Mighty Lemon Drops is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Mighty Lemon Drops Jangle pop, Indie, Alternative rock

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The Hush Sound is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Hush Sound Jangle pop, Indie pop, Alternative rock

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The Barracudas is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Barracudas Jangle pop, Pop punk, Garage rock

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The Brian Jonestown Massacre is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
The Brian Jonestown Massacre Psychedelic folk, Shoegazing, Rock music

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Preston School of Industry is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Preston School of Industry Jangle pop, Alternative rock, Alternative country

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Spaghetti Vabune! is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Jangle Pop Bands/Artists
Spaghetti Vabune! Jangle pop, Indie pop, J-pop